Privacy policy


§1 Introduction: The privacy of our website visitors is very important to us and we are committed to protecting it. This policy explains what we do with your personal information. Consenting to the use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy on your first visit to our website allows us to use cookies on each subsequent visit to our website.

§2 Collection of Personal Data: The following types of personal information may be collected, stored, and used: information about your computer, including your IP address, geographic location, browser type and version, and operating system; information about your visits to and use of this Site, including referral source, length of visit, page views, and site navigation paths; information, such as your e-mail address, that you provide when you register on our website; the information you enter when you create a profile on our site – for example, your name, profile picture, gender, birthday, relationship status, interests and hobbies, education and employment data; information such as your name and email address that you provide to set up a subscription to our emails or newsletters; information you enter when you use services on our website; information that is generated when you use our website, including when, how often, and under what circumstances you use it; information about anything you buy, services you use, or transactions you make through our website, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, and credit card information information that you post on our website with the intention of posting online, including your username, profile picture, and the content of your posts; information contained in any correspondence you send to us by email or through our website, including communication content and metadata; any other personal information that you submit to us. Before you disclose another person’s personal information to us, you must obtain that person’s consent to the disclosure and processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.
§3 Use of Your Personal Information: Personal information submitted to us through our website will be used for the purposes set out in this policy or on the relevant pages of the website. We may use your personal information for: administer our website and business; personalize our website for you; enable you to use the services available on our website; dispatch goods purchased through our website; providing services purchased through our website; sending statements, invoices and payment reminders to you and collecting payments from you; sending non-marketing commercial communications; sending email notifications that you have requested; sending you our email newsletter if you have requested it (you can let us know at any time if you no longer wish to receive the newsletter); sending you marketing information about our business or the activities of carefully selected third parties which we think may be of interest to you by post or, if you have consented, by email or similar technology (you can tell us at any time if you no longer wish to receive marketing communications); provide third parties with statistical information about our users (but these third parties will not be able to identify any particular user from this information); dealing with inquiries and complaints made by you or about you in relation to our website; ensuring the security of our website and preventing fraud; verifying compliance with our website terms of use (including monitoring private messages sent through our private messaging service); and other uses. If you submit personal information for publication on our site, we will publish it and otherwise use it in accordance with the license granted to us. Your privacy settings may be used to limit the publication of your information on our website and may be adjusted through site privacy controls. We will not share personal information with third parties, or any related third parties, for direct marketing purposes without your express consent. Translated with (free version)
§4 Disclosure of Personal Information: We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors as necessary for the purposes set out in this “Privacy Policy”. We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group of companies (i.e., subsidiaries, our principal holding company and its subsidiaries) as necessary for the purposes set out in this “Privacy Policy”. We may disclose your personal information: to the extent required by law; in connection with ongoing or potential legal proceedings; in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including sharing information with others for fraud prevention purposes); to the purchaser (or potential purchaser) of any business or assets that we sell (or are considering selling); and to any person who, in our reasonable opinion, may apply to a court or other competent authority for disclosure of such personal information if, in our reasonable opinion, such court or authority is likely to order disclosure of such personal information Except as provided in this Privacy Policy, we will not share your information with any third party.

§5 International Data Transfers: Information that we collect may be stored and processed in each of the countries in which we do business and may be transferred between those countries to allow the information to be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy. The information we collect may be transferred to the following countries that do not have data protection laws equivalent to those of the European Economic Area: United States of America, Russia, Japan, China and India. Personal information that you publish on our website or submit for publication on our website may be accessible via the Internet throughout the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others. You expressly consent to the transfer of personal information described in this Section 5.

§6 Retention of Personal Information: In this Section G, we set forth our data retention policies and procedures to ensure that we comply with our legal obligations to retain and delete personal information. Personal information that we process for any purpose or purposes will not be retained longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes. Without prejudice to Article G-2, we will normally delete personal data falling into the categories set out below on the date/time specified below: type of personal data will be deleted every 3 the extent required by law; Notwithstanding any other provision of this Section G, we will retain documents (including electronic documents) containing personal information to the extent required by law; if we believe the documents may be relevant to any pending or future litigation litigation; and to establish, enforce, or defend our legal rights (including sharing information to others for fraud prevention purposes);

§7 Security of Personal Information: We will take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. We will store any personal information you provide on our secure servers (password protected and firewall). All electronic financial transactions made through our website will be protected by encryption technology. You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the Internet is potentially dangerous and security of data transmitted in this manner is not guaranteed. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password you use to access our website website; we will not ask you for your password (except when you log on to our website website).

§8 Revisions: This policy may be updated periodically by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you understand any changes to this policy. We may notify you of changes to this policy via email or the private messaging system on our website.
§9 Your Rights: You may request access to your personal data that is stored. Providing such data involves: Providing appropriate proof of identity, or providing the email address used during registration (the data, if the email address is in the system, will then be sent to the email address provided). We may withhold personal information at your request, to the extent permitted by law. You can instruct us at any time not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. In practice, you will usually either expressly consent in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with the opportunity to opt-out of sharing your personal information for marketing purposes.9
§10 Third Party Websites: Our Website contains hyperlinks to and details about third party websites. We have no control over and are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.
§11 Updating Information: Please let us know if you need to correct or update any personal information we hold about you.
§12 Cookies: Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and stored by the browser. The ID is sent back to the server each time the browser sends a request to open a page located on the server. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies: persistent cookies will be stored by the web browser and will remain valid until a set expiration date, unless the user deletes them before the expiration date; a session cookie expires at the end of the user’s session when the web browser is closed. Cookies typically do not contain any personally identifiable information about you, but the personal information we store about you may be associated with information stored in and derived from cookies. We use both session and persistent cookies on our site. The names of the cookies we use on our website and the purposes for which they are used are set out below: we use Google Analytics and Adwords on our website to recognize your computer when you visit the website, to track users as they browse the website, to improve the usability of the website, to allow us to analyze the use of the website, to administer the website, to prevent fraud and improve the security of the website, to personalize the website for each user, to target advertisements that may be of particular interest to certain users, to enable language versions of the website. Most browsers allow you to refuse cookies – for example: in Internet Explorer (version 10) you can block cookies using the available cookie override settings by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”; in Firefox (version 24) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu and unchecking “Accept cookies from sites”; and in Chrome (version 29), you can block all cookies by opening the “Customize and Control” menu, clicking “Settings,” “Show Advanced Settings,” and “Content Settings,” then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading. Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact on your ability to use many websites. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features of our website. You can delete cookies already stored on your computer – for example: in Internet Explorer (version 10) you must manually delete cookies (instructions can be found at ); in Firefox (version 24) you can delete cookies by clicking ‘Tools’, ‘Options’ and ‘Privacy’ and then selecting ‘Use custom settings for history’, clicking ‘Show cookies’ and then clicking ‘Delete all cookies’; and in the Chrome browser (version 29), you can delete all cookies by opening the “Customize and Control” menu, clicking “Settings,” “Show Advanced Settings” and “Clear Browsing Data,” then selecting “Delete cookies and data from other sites and plug-ins” before clicking “Clear browsing data” Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites. Translated with (free version)